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Wireless Charging Journal
Feb 3, 2021
No Cables or Charging Stands with New Wireless Charging Technology

No Cables or Charging Stands with New Wireless Charging Technology

Xiaomi has introduced a brand new form of charging - Mi Air Charge Technology. Revolutionizing the current wireless charging methods, Mi Air Charge Technology enables users to remotely charge electronic devices without any cables or wireless charging stands.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jan 29, 2021
Wirelessly Rechargeable Soft Brain Implant Uses Light to Control Cells

Wirelessly Rechargeable Soft Brain Implant Uses Light to Control Cells

Researchers have invented a smartphone-controlled soft brain implant that can be recharged wirelessly from outside the body. It enables long-term neural circuit manipulation without the need for periodic disruptive surgeries to replace the battery of the implant.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jan 13, 2021
Innovation Award for RFID Temperature Scanning System

Innovation Award for RFID Temperature Scanning System

The wirelessly-powered RFID Temperature Scanning System enables businesses to easily and safely monitor employees' temperatures in support of COVID-19 monitoring protocols.
Wireless Charging Journal
Dec 9, 2020
Stretchable Micro-Supercapacitors to Self-Power Wearable Devices

Stretchable Micro-Supercapacitors to Self-Power Wearable Devices

An alternative to batteries, micro-supercapacitors are energy storage devices that can complement or replace lithium-ion batteries in wearable devices. Micro-supercapacitors have a small footprint, high power density, and the ability to charge and discharge quickly.
External Company Press Release
Hyundai Motor Shares Fuel Cell Commercial Vehicle Roadmap

Hyundai Motor Shares Fuel Cell Commercial Vehicle Roadmap

Hyundai Motor Company will host a digital premiere event for the launch of XCIENT Fuel Cell, the world's first mass-produced fuel cell heavy-duty truck, at 10 a.m. KST on Oct. 14.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
RF charging and ambient energy scavenging

RF charging and ambient energy scavenging

This premium article is a brief topic overview of long range wireless charging and ambient energy scavenging efforts based on RF.
Wireless Charging Journal
Aug 11, 2020
NZ Launches World-First Long Range Wireless Power Transmission

NZ Launches World-First Long Range Wireless Power Transmission

Kiwi start-up EMROD has developed the world's first long-range, high-power, wireless power transmission as an alternative to existing copper line technology.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jun 11, 2020
Tiny, Magnetically Powered Neural Stimulator

Tiny, Magnetically Powered Neural Stimulator

Neuroengineers have created a tiny surgical implant that can electrically stimulate the brain and nervous system without using a battery or wired power supply.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 22, 2020
50 MWh of Energy Delivered Wirelessly to Electric Bus Fleet

50 MWh of Energy Delivered Wirelessly to Electric Bus Fleet

Link Transit has this month achieved 50 megawatt-hours of energy delivered wirelessly to its electric bus fleet. Link Transit is the first electric bus operator in the Americas to reach this technology milestone, and the first in the world to do so in under two years.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 22, 2020
Electrics and Electronics Becomes User-Dedicated Smart Material

Electrics and Electronics Becomes User-Dedicated Smart Material

An important new trend is buying electrics and electronics you customise to function not just shape. See the new IDTechEx report, "Complete Electronics as Smart Material, User-Customized 2020-2040". Builders, textile manufacturers, those doing home improvement and others are starting to buy electrically-smart materials direct from materials companies, bypassing the electronics industry.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 18, 2020
Free Webinar 21 May: The Landscape for EV Charging

Free Webinar 21 May: The Landscape for EV Charging

Global plug-in electric vehicle (EV) population reached 7.5 million units (including light commercial vehicles) by the end of 2019. Although plug-in EV is only around 2% of global sales today, they are positioned to take the lead of road transportation in the coming decade.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 12, 2020
Electric Cars, Robots Could Recharge Wirelessly as They Go

Electric Cars, Robots Could Recharge Wirelessly as They Go

Engineers have demonstrated a practical way to use magnetism to transmit electricity wirelessly to recharge electric cars, robots or even drones. The technology could be scaled up to power electric cars as they drive over highways, robots on factory floors and drones hovering over rooftops.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 8, 2020
Washable E-Textiles that Seal in Wireless Charging Electronics

Washable E-Textiles that Seal in Wireless Charging Electronics

Powercast Corporation and Liquid X have announced a printed electronics venture to enable garment manufacturers to easily integrate wireless power functionality into durable, flexible, high performance and washable e-textiles.
Wireless Charging Journal
Apr 24, 2020
Mobile EV Chargers on the Go: Niche or Disruptive?

Mobile EV Chargers on the Go: Niche or Disruptive?

With the growing population of plug-in electric vehicles (EVs), the charging infrastructure industry is also progressing quickly to meet the ever-increasing demand for recharging the EV batteries.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Charging Solutions for Electric Autonomous Vehicles

Charging Solutions for Electric Autonomous Vehicles

Electrification and autonomy will ultimately dominate the automotive space. Future autonomous electric vehicles (EVs), especially shared autonomous fleets such as robotaxis will have no driver to perform the charging tasks. In that case, how will future autonomous EVs be refuelled? This premium article will provide an overview of charging solutions for autonomous EVs including conductive robotic charging and wireless charging. Alternative solutions such as battery swapping will also be discussed.
Wireless Charging Journal
Mar 17, 2020
Technology Development Toward Multilayered Flexible Hybrid Electronics

Technology Development Toward Multilayered Flexible Hybrid Electronics

Flexible Hybrid Electronics have been used to fabricate multi-layer circuits that are conformable, low-cost and suitable for a wide variety of applications, from smart packaging, connected healthcare, intelligent industrials to efficient infrastructure.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jan 28, 2020
Self-Moisturising Smart Contact Lenses

Self-Moisturising Smart Contact Lenses

Researchers have developed a new type of smart contact lenses that can prevent dry eyes. The self-moisturising system, maintains a layer of fluid between the contact lens and the eye using a novel mechanism.
Wireless Charging Journal
Dec 16, 2019
How Light a Foldable and Long-Lasting Battery can be

How Light a Foldable and Long-Lasting Battery can be

With the launch of wearable devices and smartphones that require high capacity of electricity such as foldable phones and 5G phones, the interest in batteries are increasing and various battery types are developed. For example, flexible batteries embedded in the mobile watch band or wireless power sharing batteries that have developed from wireless charging.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Future of Transportation Conference Vienna Dec 10/11: Our Report

Future of Transportation Conference Vienna Dec 10/11: Our Report

Future of Transportation Conference Vienna Dec 10/11: Our Report
Wireless Charging Journal
Dec 11, 2019
Technology to Wirelessly Charge Smart Contact Lenses

Technology to Wirelessly Charge Smart Contact Lenses

A smart contact lens with a rechargeable supercapacitor power source that can be charged up wirelessly could be used to track a wearer's health, without compromising on comfort.
Wireless Charging Journal
Feb 3, 2021
No Cables or Charging Stands with New Wireless Charging Technology

No Cables or Charging Stands with New Wireless Charging Technology

Xiaomi has introduced a brand new form of charging - Mi Air Charge Technology. Revolutionizing the current wireless charging methods, Mi Air Charge Technology enables users to remotely charge electronic devices without any cables or wireless charging stands.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jan 13, 2021
Innovation Award for RFID Temperature Scanning System

Innovation Award for RFID Temperature Scanning System

The wirelessly-powered RFID Temperature Scanning System enables businesses to easily and safely monitor employees' temperatures in support of COVID-19 monitoring protocols.
External Company Press Release
Hyundai Motor Shares Fuel Cell Commercial Vehicle Roadmap

Hyundai Motor Shares Fuel Cell Commercial Vehicle Roadmap

Hyundai Motor Company will host a digital premiere event for the launch of XCIENT Fuel Cell, the world's first mass-produced fuel cell heavy-duty truck, at 10 a.m. KST on Oct. 14.
Wireless Charging Journal
Aug 11, 2020
NZ Launches World-First Long Range Wireless Power Transmission

NZ Launches World-First Long Range Wireless Power Transmission

Kiwi start-up EMROD has developed the world's first long-range, high-power, wireless power transmission as an alternative to existing copper line technology.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 22, 2020
50 MWh of Energy Delivered Wirelessly to Electric Bus Fleet

50 MWh of Energy Delivered Wirelessly to Electric Bus Fleet

Link Transit has this month achieved 50 megawatt-hours of energy delivered wirelessly to its electric bus fleet. Link Transit is the first electric bus operator in the Americas to reach this technology milestone, and the first in the world to do so in under two years.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 18, 2020
Free Webinar 21 May: The Landscape for EV Charging

Free Webinar 21 May: The Landscape for EV Charging

Global plug-in electric vehicle (EV) population reached 7.5 million units (including light commercial vehicles) by the end of 2019. Although plug-in EV is only around 2% of global sales today, they are positioned to take the lead of road transportation in the coming decade.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 8, 2020
Washable E-Textiles that Seal in Wireless Charging Electronics

Washable E-Textiles that Seal in Wireless Charging Electronics

Powercast Corporation and Liquid X have announced a printed electronics venture to enable garment manufacturers to easily integrate wireless power functionality into durable, flexible, high performance and washable e-textiles.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Charging Solutions for Electric Autonomous Vehicles

Charging Solutions for Electric Autonomous Vehicles

Electrification and autonomy will ultimately dominate the automotive space. Future autonomous electric vehicles (EVs), especially shared autonomous fleets such as robotaxis will have no driver to perform the charging tasks. In that case, how will future autonomous EVs be refuelled? This premium article will provide an overview of charging solutions for autonomous EVs including conductive robotic charging and wireless charging. Alternative solutions such as battery swapping will also be discussed.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jan 28, 2020
Self-Moisturising Smart Contact Lenses

Self-Moisturising Smart Contact Lenses

Researchers have developed a new type of smart contact lenses that can prevent dry eyes. The self-moisturising system, maintains a layer of fluid between the contact lens and the eye using a novel mechanism.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Future of Transportation Conference Vienna Dec 10/11: Our Report

Future of Transportation Conference Vienna Dec 10/11: Our Report

Future of Transportation Conference Vienna Dec 10/11: Our Report
Wireless Charging Journal
Jan 29, 2021
Wirelessly Rechargeable Soft Brain Implant Uses Light to Control Cells

Wirelessly Rechargeable Soft Brain Implant Uses Light to Control Cells

Researchers have invented a smartphone-controlled soft brain implant that can be recharged wirelessly from outside the body. It enables long-term neural circuit manipulation without the need for periodic disruptive surgeries to replace the battery of the implant.
Wireless Charging Journal
Dec 9, 2020
Stretchable Micro-Supercapacitors to Self-Power Wearable Devices

Stretchable Micro-Supercapacitors to Self-Power Wearable Devices

An alternative to batteries, micro-supercapacitors are energy storage devices that can complement or replace lithium-ion batteries in wearable devices. Micro-supercapacitors have a small footprint, high power density, and the ability to charge and discharge quickly.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
RF charging and ambient energy scavenging

RF charging and ambient energy scavenging

This premium article is a brief topic overview of long range wireless charging and ambient energy scavenging efforts based on RF.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jun 11, 2020
Tiny, Magnetically Powered Neural Stimulator

Tiny, Magnetically Powered Neural Stimulator

Neuroengineers have created a tiny surgical implant that can electrically stimulate the brain and nervous system without using a battery or wired power supply.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 22, 2020
Electrics and Electronics Becomes User-Dedicated Smart Material

Electrics and Electronics Becomes User-Dedicated Smart Material

An important new trend is buying electrics and electronics you customise to function not just shape. See the new IDTechEx report, "Complete Electronics as Smart Material, User-Customized 2020-2040". Builders, textile manufacturers, those doing home improvement and others are starting to buy electrically-smart materials direct from materials companies, bypassing the electronics industry.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 12, 2020
Electric Cars, Robots Could Recharge Wirelessly as They Go

Electric Cars, Robots Could Recharge Wirelessly as They Go

Engineers have demonstrated a practical way to use magnetism to transmit electricity wirelessly to recharge electric cars, robots or even drones. The technology could be scaled up to power electric cars as they drive over highways, robots on factory floors and drones hovering over rooftops.
Wireless Charging Journal
Apr 24, 2020
Mobile EV Chargers on the Go: Niche or Disruptive?

Mobile EV Chargers on the Go: Niche or Disruptive?

With the growing population of plug-in electric vehicles (EVs), the charging infrastructure industry is also progressing quickly to meet the ever-increasing demand for recharging the EV batteries.
Wireless Charging Journal
Mar 17, 2020
Technology Development Toward Multilayered Flexible Hybrid Electronics

Technology Development Toward Multilayered Flexible Hybrid Electronics

Flexible Hybrid Electronics have been used to fabricate multi-layer circuits that are conformable, low-cost and suitable for a wide variety of applications, from smart packaging, connected healthcare, intelligent industrials to efficient infrastructure.
Wireless Charging Journal
Dec 16, 2019
How Light a Foldable and Long-Lasting Battery can be

How Light a Foldable and Long-Lasting Battery can be

With the launch of wearable devices and smartphones that require high capacity of electricity such as foldable phones and 5G phones, the interest in batteries are increasing and various battery types are developed. For example, flexible batteries embedded in the mobile watch band or wireless power sharing batteries that have developed from wireless charging.
Wireless Charging Journal
Dec 11, 2019
Technology to Wirelessly Charge Smart Contact Lenses

Technology to Wirelessly Charge Smart Contact Lenses

A smart contact lens with a rechargeable supercapacitor power source that can be charged up wirelessly could be used to track a wearer's health, without compromising on comfort.
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